What does uproot mean?

Definitions for uprootʌpˈrut, -ˈrʊt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word uproot.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. uproot, deracinate(verb)

    move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment

    "The war uprooted many people"

  2. uproot, eradicate, extirpate, root out, exterminate(verb)

    destroy completely, as if down to the roots

    "the vestiges of political democracy were soon uprooted" "root out corruption"

  3. uproot, extirpate, deracinate, root out(verb)

    pull up by or as if by the roots

    "uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden"


  1. uproot(Verb)

    To root up; to tear up by the roots, or as if by the roots; to extirpate.

  2. uproot(Verb)

    To remove utterly; to eradicate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uproot(verb)

    to root up; to tear up by the roots, or as if by the roots; to remove utterly; to eradicate; to extirpate


  1. Uproot

    Uproot is a 2008 mix produced by DJ /rupture. A related compilation album Uproot: The Ingredients was co-released, which features the original recordings used in the mix.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uproot

    up-rōōt′, v.t. to tear up by the roots.—n. Uproot′al, act of uprooting.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uproot in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uproot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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